There are 3 ways to get from Oaxaca to Zipolite by bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Oaxaca to Pochutla Oaxaca-Pochutla

$15 - $35

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Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Oaxaca to Zipolite 156.2 miles

$20 - $30

Fly, taxi  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the plane from Oaxaca Airport to Huatulco Airport
  2. Take a taxi from Huatulco Airport to Zipolite

$137 - $141

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The cheapest way to get from Oaxaca to Zipolite is to drive which costs $390 - $600 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oaxaca to Zipolite is to fly and taxi which costs $2550 - $2700 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Oaxaca and Zipolite is 158 km. The road distance is 250 km.

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The best way to get from Oaxaca to Zipolite without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 11 min and costs $280 - $700.

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It takes approximately 9 h 11 min to get from Oaxaca to Zipolite, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oaxaca to Zipolite is 250 km. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from Oaxaca to Zipolite.

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The nearest airport to Zipolite is Huatulco (HUX) Airport which is 30.1 km away. Other nearby airports include Puerto Escondido (PXM) (66.4 km) and Oaxaca (OAX) (150.5 km).

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There are 126+ hotels available in Zipolite. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oaxaca to Zipolite.
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  • Distance: 98.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 11 min

What companies run services between Oaxaca, Mexico and Zipolite, Mexico?

ADO operates a bus from Oaxaca to Zipolite 4 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $35 and the journey takes 8 h 55 min.

Bus operators
+52 800 369 4652
Bus from Oaxaca to Pochutla
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Schedules at
$22 - $35
$12 - $18
Other operators
01 800 640 4148
Plane from Oaxaca Airport to Huatulco Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Once daily
Estimated price
Schedules at
Taxi from Huatulco Airport to Zipolite
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$8 - $10

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